Logistics Category Manager

GBP60000 - GBP70000 per annum + + Car & Package
27 Jun 2022
25 Jul 2022
Isabelle Willcocks
Specialist Area
Category management, Logistics
Job Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Logistics Procurement Category Manager - Global FMCG

Location: Watford

Salary: £60 - £70k + Car

Contact Isabelle at jobsiw@bramwithconsulting.com

This global FMCG company are seeking a passionate, up and coming procurement professional to join their best-in-class procurement function to lead the Logistics Procurement Category. This company have global procurement hubs across the continents, this is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious, passionate procurement professional.

This organically created position will give the candidate the autonomy to develop this category under their own guise, creating commercial category strategy, and future plans for areas including, but in no way limited to: Engineering Logistics Procurement, Warehousing logistics Procurement, Distribution Logistics Procurement, Mechanical Handling Logistics Procurement.

Logistics Procurement Category Manager role involves:

  • Creating and implementing category strategy to improve the efficiency of the wider procurement function, whilst aiming to both add value and cost save across areas including
  • Developing and maintaining cross functional relationships, with both internal and external stakeholders and business partners, globally, at all levels, to add value to the procurement of subcategories within Logistics and Engineering.
  • Ensuring your category operates in line with the companies values and future plans, adhering to the relevant legislations and policies.

Logistics Procurement Category Manager Role Requirements:

  • Extensive and proven experience operating within procurement functions, with specific experience relating to the relevant areas for the role, ideally including but not limited to: MRO, OPEX, Engineering Procurement & Logistics, distribution.
  • A proven track record of managing stakeholders within established procurement functions.
  • MCIPS and Degree highly desired.

If you believe you would be a good fit for this role please send your profile to Isabelle at jobsiw@bramwithconsutling.co.uk

Key Words/Skills:

Procurement, Logistics Procurement, Engineering Logistics Procurement, Engineering, FMCG, Global Logistics Procurement, Warehouse Procurement, Indirect Procurement, Logistics Generalist, Procurement Generalist, MRO, OPEX, Watford, Midlands, Oxford, Milton Keynes, air, ocean, freight, pallets.